This trial aims to explore whether or not their is a relationship between inflammation and obesity in asthma patients and how this relationship can impact a patient's response to treatment.
Study Type: Observational
Age/Gender Requirement: 18 years+ (male/female)
Sponsor: National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
Purpose: To “examine the relationship between obesity and inflammation and the effect they have on response to corticosteroid asthma medications.”